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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Cardiac Monitor Tech, Cardiac Telemetry, 7a-7:30p in Decatur, Georgia

Overview

Heart. Soul. Expertise. That’s what defines an Emory nurse.

This 36 bed Cardiac Telemetry unit cares for 100% cardiac patients that require cardiac telemetry monitoring. Three beds are cardioplastic recovery rooms. You will be able to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care. You will also monitor Cardiac Arrhythmias throughout the unit. Provide care to patients with complex cardiac conditions such as pre and post pacemakers, AICDdefibrillator, Cardiac catheterization, PCI, and many cardiac interventions. Also nurses have to be provicient in EKG interpretation.

We are proud to be the only health system in Georgia with three Magnet®-recognized hospitals. We’re looking for passionate critical care nurses who are ready to join a team that’s redefining quality nursing care. We’re defining a new standard of care for humankind.

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Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Observes, interprets, and records the telemetry recordings for monitored patients.

  • May monitor alarms where applicable.

  • Delivers and applies telemetry boxes to patients.

  • Ensures correct patient is being monitored.

  • Reports significant observations of cardiac rhythms and other alrm infomation to the health care team.

  • Communicates pertinent information to patients as necessary.

  • Produces accurate and complete documentation.

  • Complies with handoff communication process.

  • Performs other related duties as required.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Certified rhythm analyst technician (CRAT) preferred.

  • Successful completion of an approved arrhythmia course preferred or successfully passing an arrhythmia exam on hire.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: (Medium-Heavy) 36-75 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 20-35 lbs, 34-66% of the workday; (frequently); 10-20 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 75 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 35 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking; Occasional sitting; Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing); Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure; Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors; Communicable diseases; Electrical shock; Floor Surfaces; Hot/Cold Temperatures; Indoor/Outdoor conditions; Latex; Lighting; Patient care/handling injuries; Radiation; Shift work; Travel may be required; Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators; environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

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Division Emory Decatur Hospital

Campus Location Decatur, GA, 30033

Campus Location US-GA-Decatur

Department DEC-Telemetry

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Job Number 43063

Job Category Clinical & Nursing Support

Schedule 7a-7:30p

Standard Hours 36 Hours

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